Create with Z League

Create with Z League

Welcome to the Creator Resource Hub! Below, find all sorts of recommendations, example integrations, and FAQs that will help you with your content creation.

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🤝Why partner with Z League?

Our mission is to build a home for the 99% of gamers: the casuals. At Z League, you’ll find fun, lighthearted skill-based tournaments, unique features to help players find new friends and teammates, and tools for streamers to better engage their audience.

With an ecosystem of over 3 million registered players, join us on our journey to build a better place for gamers!

🎯Examples & Recommendations

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We encourage all our creator partners to join zleague.gg and try it out!

Streaming

Streaming Z League tournaments is a great way to invite your fanbase to compete against you live and have a unique gaming experience with their favorite streamer, you! Let’s get your viewers competing!

  1. Be prepared for the stream. Please find a tournament before your stream begins here
  2. Begin streaming 45-60 minutes before the tournament begins to show your viewers how to join the tournament
  3. Create a give-away or bounty (e.g. beat my placement for $20) — pre-approved promotions can be reimbursed
  4. Z League is built for casual gamers to compete in fun tournaments and win prizes. Use this as primary messaging, and be sure to review the Z League FAQ for more info.
  5. Instruct viewers to use command !zleague / !play / !tournament in title for easy link access to make sure you get paid for signups who compete!
  6. Submit VOD to your integration manager to finalize your deliverable

Shorts (TikTok, IG Reels, YouTube Shorts)

Please watch Yone Gaming’s reference video or Ractick’s reference video to get an understanding of how the integrations should look! You may use this script to help you get started.

Below are key features to a successful ad integration:

  1. Edits, cuts, and transitions should be fast and frequent. Use text, zoom, and a variety of cuts to keep viewers engaged
  2. Highlight the Z League tournament cards and prizes to be won
  3. Most importantly: the video should be in your style — You know your audience best

Videos

Please watch I0ki's reference video to get an understanding of how the integrations should look!

You may use this script to help you get started.

Below are key features to a successful ad integration:

  1. Keep the ad short, sweet, and brief. 20-30 seconds maximum. We don’t want to bore the viewer!
  2. Place the integration 3-5min into the video to maximize viewer retention
  3. The videos should feel natural and comfortable - try not to script read
  4. Edits, cuts, and transitions should be fast and frequent. Use text, zoom, and a variety of cuts to keep viewers engaged
  5. Highlight the tournament cards and prizes to be won
  6. Most importantly: the video should be in your style — You know your audience best

❓FAQs

Z League FAQs

Is Z League free to play?

Z League is 100% free to sign up and offers dozens of free-entry tournaments daily across all it’s titles

Do I need to download anything?

Nope! No downloads

How does Z League work?

Once a tournament begins, Z League’s algorithm automatically places players into skill-based divisions. Players will play against others who are of similar skill level! There is no head-to-head matchup - Z League will track the statistics of all players and build out a custom leaderboard!

What do Credits do?

You can use credits to buy items in the Z Store or buy into cash-prize tournaments!

Creator FAQs

Do people need to actually play to get paid the bonus sum?

Players need to actually play in a tournament to earn any bonuses. A player can play the same day or any time in the future and it will count towards your bonuses!

How do Creators get paid?

The payment is sent via our payment distribution platform, GRIN. Expect an email with them for payment acceptance instructions! Payments are sent within 7 days of the deliverable being completed

How can I see my signup and activation count?

Please reach out to your Integration Manager for updates on signups and activations!